berlin meeting with Jean-Charles

Sunday, 1. July 2018, 20 h (Saal 1)

Jean-Charles François (Lyon, FR) – percussion
Simon Rose (Berlin) – baritone saxophone
Christopher Williams (Berlin) – double bass
Reinhard Gagel (exploratorium berlin) – piano, Minimoog synthesizer

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Spring Festival

Saturday, 10. March 2018, 12 – 21 h

IT_Sommerfest

This year, the exploratorium berlin celebrates a public spring festival.
Old friends and new visitors are equally welcome to meet in the exploratorium this day, to experience music in many ways and to get into conversation with each other.

Workshop groups and ensembles, which are active in the exploratorium, present their music. Facilitators and musicians can be experienced at work. In addition, there are opportunities for interplay between players of all levels, both in workshop and in free ad hoc formations.weiterlesen

Sturm & Klang für Kleine

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Musikalische Entdeckungsreisen für Kita-Gruppen

Nach Vereinbarung
Improvisieren mit Kita-Gruppen

Das Workshop-Angebot verschafft Kindern im Alter zwischen drei und sechs Jahren einen spielerischen Zugang zu Musik und Improvisation. Hierbei kann jedes Kind für sich, wie auch zugleich die gesamte Gruppe, Musik frei gestalten und sich kreativ ausdrücken. Altersentsprechende Impulsgeber wie Geschichten, Spielformen und interessante Materialien regen dazu an, Instrumente auszuprobieren, Klänge zu entdecken und Musik zu erkunden.weiterlesen

Hayward Tuning Vine

Monday, 11 – 14 h, 4. September 2017, Facilitator: Robin Hayward

rk_hayward-tuning-vine

The Hayward Tuning Vine is a microtonal software interface for the intuitive exploration of Just Intonation. Through colour-coding and spatialising both harmonic and melodic relationships, tuning relationships become readily available that might otherwise appear abstract and mathematical.weiterlesen

Open stage for music and movement

Every 2 – 3 months on Saturday or Sunday, 19 – 22 h (Saal 1)

Sun 28. January 2018 | Sat 3. March 2018 | Sun 24. June 2018

open stage for music and movementThe Open stage for music & movement is devoted to explore the various possible relationships in the interaction between (live improvised) music and (live improvised) movement.weiterlesen

Spielend Musik erfinden

for children from 7 – 10

Mondays, 17 – 18 h, starting from 8. October 2018, Facilitator: Aida Shahidi


Continuous course in German language. For details see German version.

Happy Birthday explo

Sunday, 26. May 2019, 12 – 18 h

On 22.5.2004 the exploratorium berlin was opened in the “Sarotti Höfe”. For 15 years we have been able to use these beautiful rooms for exploring improvisation in various ways. Our bright, light-flooded floor, the location in the middle of Berlin in the legendary Kreuzberg neighborhood, surrounded by a colorful mix of cafes, restaurants and small shops – all this seemed to be for granted.weiterlesen

Stimmen am Nachmittag

Discover the expressive potential of your own voice

On Wednesdays, 16 – 17.30 h, starting 12. September, Facilitator: Christian Wolz

Continuous course in German langugae. For details see German version.

MARS vocal improvisation

for advanced vocal improvisors – new extra course!

Tuesdays, 20.30 – 22.15 h, every fortnight starting 19. March 2019, Facilitator: Christian Wolz

Continuous course in German langugae. For details see German version.

Vocal Improvisation

Unfolding the Potentials of your Voice

On Wednesdays, 20 – 21.30 h, Facilitator: Christian Wolz

Course 1: starting 12. September 2018, course 2: starting 23. January 2019

Continuous course in German langugae. For details see German version.

Offhandopera (OHO!)

Every 1 – 2 months on Thursday, 20 – 22 h

it_OHO

For all who would like to improvise a text piece with voice, instruments and movement! Suspense, drama and presence from the start! Developping the opera is already performance! Each session is a new piece! Here we have an opera-like miniature with all sorts of improvised singing and interpreting texts. Instrumentalists are invited, too and play a major role. Each Offhandopera (OHO!) is being realized with the vocal and instrumental skills and ideas of those who come. It is a situational form of music theatre and a collective creation.weiterlesen

Expedition into the realm of sound

Improvising with parents and children of 1 – 3 years

Thursdays, 11 – 11.50 h, Facilitator: Barbara Brülle

Fotos: Sergej Horovitz
 
With my offer I would like to go to a sound-journey with you and your children: In a nice big room with lots of instruments, the children lead us to their musical territory. We follow soft-footed observing, guiding and supporting them in their creative activity.weiterlesen

Explore Just Intonation through graphic software interface

Thursdays, 15 – 18 h, start 28. February 2019, Facilitator: Robin Hayward

rk_hayward-tuning-vine

The Hayward Tuning Vine is a microtonal software interface for the intuitive exploration of Just Intonation. Through colour-coding and spatialising both harmonic and melodic relationships, tuning relationships become readily available that might otherwise appear abstract and mathematical.weiterlesen

Musical Stories (Lecture)

How to create Suspense and Surprise

Friday, 27. October, 20 h   – cancelled! –

Lecture with Richard DoustWhat is it about some concerts that keeps us on the edge of our seats ? How do we actually listen to a developing musical idea ? Is music like a story ?weiterlesen

Wortspielraum

Improvising with language and text

Friday 14 – 17 h, once a month from 15. September 2017, Facilitator: Rainer Stolz

Wortspielraum - continuous course with Rainer StolzContinuous course in German language. For further information see German version.

Klangraum // Stimme

Open choral improvisation

On Saturdays, 19 – 20.30 h, once a month, 13.10.2018 – 26.1.2019

Facilitator: Ulrike Sowodniok & guests

Klangraum Stimme – vocal improvisation with Ulrike Sowodniok

We play with the overlapping of our vocal sounds. Simultaneously we can explore the internal dynamics of the choral sounds, its resonances and transformative potential within our own body spaces.weiterlesen

Summer Festival

Saturday, 8. July 2017 12 – 21 h

IT_Sommerfest

Every year the exploratorium berlin celebrates a public summer festival.

Old friends and new visitors are equally welcome to meet in the exploratorium this day, to experience music in many ways and to get into conversation with each other.

Workshop groups and ensembles, which are active in the exploratorium, present their music. Facilitators and musicians can be experienced at work. In addition, there are opportunities for interplay between players of all levels, both in workshop and in free ad hoc formations.weiterlesen

Sturm & Klang für Kleine

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Improvisation für Kita-Gruppen

Nach Vereinbarung
Fotos: Sergej Horovitz

 
Mit diesem Projekt möchte ich ErzieherInnen mit ihrer Kita-Gruppe erreichen, die einen spielerischen Zugang zur Welt der Musik und Improvisation erleben möchten. Dabei erfahren die ErzieherInnen neue Anregungen für die musikalische Arbeit mit ihren Kindern.weiterlesen